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Snapshot: The Year 2014 in Cumberbatch

That’s correct, we are dedicating an entire Snapshot to Mr. Benedict Cumberbatch, Anglo’s Golden Boy.

PHOTOS: Lily James and Richard Madden in ‘Cinderella’

Disney isn’t shy to reveal what to expect in their Cinderella reboot having already released a trailer and character posters for the March 2015 release. And, now? Even more advance photos.

Photos: The Royal Couple Visits the U.S.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Catherine, arrived to the U.S. on Sunday, December 7, landing in New York City, for a three-day East Coast visit.

First Listen: 'Good Omens' Radio Program

While Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett‘s Good Omens is a BBC radio drama, and RadioTimes has a first listen, they also offer a first look with members of the cast acting out snippets of their parts.

British Annotated First Editions Up for Auction

Sotheby’s auction house in London, England, has put a selection of annotated first edition books on display with illustrations from Peggy Fortnum, Raymond Briggs, Quentin Blake, Judith Kerr, and Terry Gilliam, just to name a ...

WATCH: Dustin Hoffman Courts Dame Judi Dench in Roald Dahl’s ‘Esio Trot’

“I love you so much,” coos Dame Judi Dench to her pet tortoise Alfie in the film adaptation of Roald Dahl’s Esio Trot (tortoise backward). Dustin Hoffman’s character, Mr.

First Look: ‘Call the Midwife’ Christmas Special Photos, Airing on PBS

The nuns and nurses of Nonnatus House are back in the Call the Midwife Christmas special, airing on PBS on December 25, 2014 at 8/7c. If you need a refresher on the earlier seasons, one through three, you can catch up with our recaps ...

Snapshot: 19 Photos of Christmas Decorations Around Britain

The U.K. is already getting into the Christmas spirit, switching on lights, stringing decorations, and setting up trees.

First Look: Helena Bonham Carter as Cinderella’s Fairy Godmother

Who wouldn’t want Helena Bonham Carter having their back? In Disney’s Cinderella reboot, Carter turns up as an unsuspecting elderly woman, offering Ella (Lily James), cruelly renamed Cinderella, a pumpkin.

10 British Fast Food Restaurants Worth Checking Out

One might think, “Do I really want fast food when traveling?” but, actually, in between sit down meals at say one of The Shard’s high-profile restaurants, or the celebrity-soaked Chiltern Firehouse, a quick bite ...